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GE Gas Turbine Technology to Help Meet Jordan's Growing Demand for Electricity

ATLANTA, GEORGIA - November 14, 2006 - GE Energy will supply a Frame 9E gas turbine to Al Samra Electricity Production Company for the expansion of a power plant that will help Jordan meet its increasing electricity demand, which is estimated to be increasing at a rate of approximately six percent a year. The new machine will join two other GE Frame 9E gas turbines already operating at the site,...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Michelin Tire Manufacturing Facility in Italy to Be Driven by GE Energy Aeroderivative Gas Turbine Generator

Contract with Elyo Italia Includes 12-Year CSA HOUSTON, TEXAS-November 13, 2006-Elyo Italia recently purchased an LM6000-PD aeroderivative gas turbine generator and 12-year contractual service agreement (CSA) from GE Energy's aeroderivative business for a combined heat and power (CHP) plant located within the Michelin tire manufacturing facility in Cuneo, Italy. The unit will generate 38...

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Ge Energy's Jenbacher Engines for Steel-Waste Gases Reach Million Operating Hours-Milestone
Mechanical Power Transmission

Ge Energy's Jenbacher Engines for Steel-Waste Gases Reach Million Operating Hours-Milestone

JENBACH, AUSTRIA - November 10, 2006 - GE Energy's Jenbacher gas engines fueled by steel industry waste gases in Spain recently reached a combined total of one million operating hours, underscoring GE's technological expertise and the country's commitment to reducing emissions and increasing the production of alternative energy. A total of 26 Jenbacher gas engines, installed at three sites in...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Software helps manage gas distribution network.

Part of Smallworld Utility Office Suite, Small World Gas Distribution Office provides critical network management applications including cathodic protection management, outage analysis, asset inventory reporting, and leak analysis. Program also includes Smallworld Office Productivity Pack, with applications that extend functionality for annotation management and management of various processes...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

GE's LMS100 Gas Turbine Joins the Ecomagination Portfolio of Environmental Products in Australia

HOUSTON, TEXAS-September 19, 2006-GE's LMS100® simple-cycle gas turbine has joined GE's portfolio of ecomagination products and technologies in Australia. The LMS100 offers 100 megawatts at 45% simple-cycle efficiency with a wide range of operating flexibility for peaking, mid-range and base-load operation with lower start-up emissions and 10-minute starts. Based on an average peaking season of...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Australian Coal Mine Waste Gas Plant Powers Up with GE Energy's Jenbacher Generator Sets

Ecomagination-Certified Units Offer Economic And Environmental Benefits SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - September 19, 2006 - A new coal mine methane (CMM) power plant, developed and owned by renewable energy developer Envirogen Pty Ltd., featuring 12 of GE Energy's Jenbacher generator sets, has begun operating at one of Australia's largest coal mines, the Oaky Creek Colliery in central Queensland. The plant...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

GE Energy to Supply Equipment for One of Asia's Largest Solar Projects

Yong Gwang Three Megawatt Solar Power Plant in Korea ATLANTA, GEORGIA - September 19, 2006 - GE Energy's technology has been selected for one of the largest solar power projects in Asia, a three-megawatt facility being developed at Yong Gwang, Korea. GE will supply its high efficient 200-watt solar power modules for the project, along with balance-of-system equipment. KD Solar Co., Ltd. of...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

GE to Apply Mark VI-Integrated Turbine Compressor Control Systems for Retrofit Project in India

First Installation of the Technology in the Country ATLANTA, GA.-September 13, 2006-The first application in India for GE Energy's Mark VI control system featuring Integrated Turbine Compressor Control (ITCC) technology will be a retrofit project at a liquefied petroleum gas processing plant in Vijaypur, Madhyapradesh State. The plant is owned by GAIL (India) Limited, the state-owned gas...

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GE Energy's VFT Technology Chosen by AEP for Texas Grid Reliability Project
Electrical Equipment & Systems

GE Energy's VFT Technology Chosen by AEP for Texas Grid Reliability Project

ATLANTA, GA.-August 31, 2006-American Electric Power (AEP) has selected GE Energy's Variable Frequency Transformer (VFT) technology to maintain grid reliability in the Laredo, Texas area along the United States border with Mexico. The VFT will establish an asynchronous transmission link between AEP's Texas Central Company (TCC) and Mexico's Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE). Under terms...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

GE Energy's Mark VI Nuclear Turbine Control Reaches 12,000 Hour Operational Milestone

ATLANTA, GA.-September 5, 2006-GE Energy has announced today that its Mark VI nuclear digital turbine control system has reached a major milestone in exceeding 12,000 hours of operation between scheduled outages with 100% availability. The control system upgrade was commissioned in January 2005 as the first Mark VI nuclear turbine control retrofit on a BWR plant at PSEG Nuclear's Hope Creek...

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